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Free HMNS Educator Event
The Houston Museum of Natural Science presents The Educator Event @HMNS. Learn about educational opportunities, nonprofits, and organizations in the local Houston area and earn three hours of CPE credit by attending a variety of hands-on workshops on January 21, 2017 from 8am-1pm. Registration is free to all Houston area educators.

10th Annual 2017 STEM Education Conference
The Texas STEM Coalition invites you to join over 1,000 STEM educators from across the state and participate in learning through the following strands: STEM Leadership, STEM Best Practices, STEM Technologies and Successful Partnerships. Held in Dallas, Texas on January 19-21, 2017.

Total Solar Eclipse
On Aug. 21, 2017, the moon will pass between Earth and the sun, creating a total solar eclipse visible along a narrow path stretching across the continental United States. The NASA eclipse page lists events, activities, inofrmation about the science, and more.

AAPG Conference and Exhibition
The American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) invites middle and high school teachers to help celebrate its 100th anniversary; the conference will be in Houston April 1-4, 2017, and teachers can attend at reduced rates. More details and final agenda coming soon.